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Potomac Nationals

Rocks dig the long ball: Wilmington powers past Potomac

The Potomac Nationals (50-42, 12-11) were swept by the Wilmington Blue Rocks (45-47, 12-12) in two seven-inning games on Wednesday night.


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Potomac Nationals, Wilmington Blue Rocks fight rain again

The Potomac Nationals (9-9) and Wilmington Blue Rocks (9-10) finished one of their two scheduled games on Thursday before being suspended due to rain in Game Two.


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Potomac Nationals sweep two from Myrtle Beach

The Potomac Nationals (8-7) swept a makeshift doubleheader on Saturday night against the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (10-7). The first game, a resumption of the game suspended from June 27th, saw Potomac win 11-6. Game two supplied late drama when SS Stephen Perez slapped an extra-inning single to right field to lift Potomac to a 1-0 victory.


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Myrtle Beach downs Potomac Nationals, 4-2

The Potomac Nationals (6-7) dropped the opening game of their series against the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (10-5) 4-2 on a sold out Independence Day extravaganza at Pfitzner Stadium. LHP Chad Bell (W, 3-0) allowed just two hits in five innings to earn the win for Myrtle Beach.


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Potomac Nationals rally from 9-0 deficit, still lose

The Potomac Nationals (6-4) erased a 9-0 deficit to tie the game at nine before falling 10-9 to the Frederick Keys (3-9) on Monday night. LF Michael Burgess’s solo home run in the top of the ninth was the difference.


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Seven-run eighth pushes Potomac past Keys

The Potomac Nationals (44-34, 6-3) shocked the Frederick Keys (34-44, 2-9) with seven runs in the 8th inning in the aftermath of a terrific starting pitchers’ duel to eclipse their regional Northern Division rival 7-1 at Pfitzner Stadium on Sunday evening.


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McQuillan three-run bomb carries P-Nats over Pelicans, 7-4

Potomac Nationals LF Mike McQuillan slugged his first home run of the season, a three-run shot through a swift breeze at Pelicans Ballpark in the 6th inning over the left field wall on Wednesday night which served as the difference maker in the P-Nats’ 7-4 victory over the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (48-27, 4-3).


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Carolina Mudcats top Potomac Nationals, 6-4

The Potomac Nationals’ (35-29, 17-17) comeback attempt proved not enough in Game Two on Tuesday evening at Five County Stadium as the Carolina Mudcats (28-35, 14-20) got by the visiting club 6-4 to even the three-game set and force a rubber match.